Tips for Survivors of a Traumatic Event: What to Expect in Your Personal Life, Family, Work, and Financial Life

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Tips for Survivors of a Traumatic Event: What to Expect in Your Personal Life, Family, Work, and Financial Life

Description

This tool cites examples of personal uncertainties, family relationship changes, work disruptions, and financial worries that may contribute to the long-term impact of a traumatic event. This tool also includes tips on how to survive the road to recovery from a traumatic event.

This tool addresses the following topics:

  • Things to remember when trying to understand disaster events
  • Signs that stress management assistance is needed
  • Ways to ease the stress
  • Personal uncertainties
  • Family relationship changes
  • Work disruptions
  • Financial worries
  • How to be a survivor

Developer:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.)

Funding Sources:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.)

History

Release Date: 2005
Original Summary: September 2005
Last Updated: 10/03/12

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